Beloved brother and lifelong resident of San Ysidro (Gusano), Ronald "Ronnie" S. Ortiz, passed away suddenly on Dec. 28, 2013.
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He is preceded in death by his parents, Trinidad and Sadie; brothers, Don "Sharky" and Arsenio and, brother-in-law, Xavier Espinoza.
He is survived by sisters, Marcella, Viola (Roy), Lillian, Kathy (Billy), Norella and Drucilla (James); brothers, Jake and Gilbert; sister-in-law, Patricia, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
All services will be held at our Nuestra Señora De Guadalupe Church in San Ysidro Sur as follows: Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Thursday, funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Burial will follow the Mass in San Ysidro.
Pallbears will be: Lester Ortiz, Alvin Sandoval, Edmund Ortiz, Billy Aragon Jr., Eli Espinoza, James Gonzales, Max Lucero and Clarence Perea Sr.
Honorary pallbearers are: Conrad Ortiz, Steve Matejicka and the rest of his nephews and nieces.
Visit www.nelsonfuneralhomelv.com for online condolences.
Funeral arrangements for Ronald have been entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home; 801 Douglas Ave., Las Vegas; 425-6551.
Nelson Funeral Home
801 Douglas Avenue
Las Vegas , NM 87701
Published in Las Vegas Optic on Jan. 1, 2014